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Scarlet Sister Mary   

Ethel Barrymore Theatre, (11/25/1930 - circa. 12/1930)
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Opening Date: Nov 25, 1930    
Closing Date: Dec 1930 Total Performances: 24

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Description: A play in five scenes
Setting: The dooryard at Maum Hannah's, twenty years ago. July and Mary's home, one year later. The crossroads at Heaven Gate Church, present.
Comments: Barrymore and the company appeared in blackface.



Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Messrs. Shubert (Lee and J. J.)
Produced by Lee Shubert
Written by Daniel Reed; from the novel by Julia Peterkin
Directed by E. M. Blyth
Scenic Design by Watson Barratt; Costume Design by Orry Kelly
Company Manager: William Frank
Stage Manager: Ed A. McHugh
Company Press Representative: Ray Henderson
Cast
Ethel Barrymore
Sister Mary
Si May-e
Sylvia Allen
The Heaven Gate Singers
Daniel Bagnell
Brer Dee
an old churchman
Horace Braham
Budda Ben
Hannah's son
Alan Campbell
Brunton
Alice Cannon
The Heaven Gate Singers
Joseph Christian
The Heaven Gate Singers
Burke Clarke
Luke
Blanche Collins
Tussie
Ethel Barrymore Colt
Seraphine
Wilbur Cox
Gadsen
Theodore De Corsia
Big Boy at age 30
Marcel Dill
Reverend Duncan
Thatcher
Helen Dowdy
The Heaven Gate Singers
Toussaint Duers
The Heaven Gate Singers
Herbert Gentry
Big Boy
Andrew's son
Walter Gilbert
July
twin brother
Sam Gray
The Heaven Gate Singers
Corrine Harris
Flower Girl
Frank Jackson
The Heaven Gate Singers
Leo Kennedy
Cousin Andrew
a deacon
William B. Mack
Daddy Cudjoe
Marjorie Main
Gracey
Georgie Drew Mendum
Doll
sister of June and July
Denise Morris
Tressie
Bertha Powell
The Heaven Gate Singers
Charles Quigley
Wade
William Raymond
The Heaven Gate Singers
Albert Ridge
Unex
Mabel Ridley
The Heaven Gate Singers
John Roseleigh
June
twin brother
Anita Rothe
Mona
Erma Smith
Flower Girl
Julia Smith
Flower Girl
Malcolm Soltan
Unex at age 20
Beatrice Terry
Maum Hannah
Estelle Winwood
Cinder